Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
are reporting similar problems. trying to iron out the bugs. >>> legal fight now between apple and samsung shows no sign of ending. here to talk about that more is kcbs moneywatch reporter jason brooks. good morning. >> big dollars at stake here. there is a fight with samsung and apple. apple won a $1 billion jury judgment against samsung recently regarding patent infringement on the iphone and ipad and now samsung is appealing that and now adding another apple device to its own patent case against apple this time the iphone 5. at the same time, the judge presiding over the case in san jose in federal court decided to lift the sales ban on the galaxy tab 10.1 that was the one samsung device that the jury said did not infringe on apple's patents. a lot of legal maneuvering going on between them. speaking of tablets, hewlett- packard, which got out of the business a year ago, is getting back in with a new tablet that's aimed at the enterprise market based off of the palm web os software system that it bought a couple of years ago. >>> automakers sales in september, chrysler sales up 12%, its best
Oct 3, 2012 4:30am PDT
that she will have to explain strategies for the company and how it will grow. >>> samsung is free to sell its galaxy 10.1 tablet computer in the united states. it did not illegally use technology developed by apple. the jury found many of samsung's other products did infringe on apple patents. >>> major apple investor tells "fortune" magazine that he heard from multiple sources that a smaller version of the ipad will soon be released. the investor says invitations to the unveiling of the near 8" screen tablet go out on october 120th. if that's the case, fortune reports the smaller ipad could be in stores in time for christmas shopping. >>> heard about tanning beds and skin cancer, and now researchers say the earlier people use them, the greater the risk. researchers at ucsf looked at studies going back to 1977. they found people younger than 25 who use tanning salons had a significantly higher risk of developing nonmelanoma skin cancer than those who tanned outside. >>> as cold season gets under way, experts say don't turn to vitamin d for relief. new zealand scientists say it doesn't hel
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >>>samsung filed a motion to add the iphone 5 to its patent battle with cupertino-based apple. they say apple's new phone infringes on eight samsung patents. the two companies are battling for a bigger global share of the smartphone market. >>> an animal rights group is suing a petaluma egg producing saying it's using misleading packaging. they say that judy's organic eggs packaging shows cartoons of chickens appearing happy in an open field. >> if you look around, it speaks for itself. you see a series of sheds with thousands of hens inside them and look at the green fields and you don't see anyone roaming scratching or playing out there. >> the owner of the egg farm said he would not comment until after he has read the lawsuit. a family member though telling cbs 5 by telephone, the company never claimed its hens were free range but they are cage free and have access to open fields. >>> it's 5:51 right now. it's one of the hottest fashion brands in the world. the japanese import expected to draw big crowds in the bay area. >> and typhoon fury. the storm tossing cars and dumpsters like toys.
Oct 3, 2012 5:00am PDT
this morning on some good news on the jobs front from adp just released. >> and samsung is allowed to sell its galaxy 10.1 tablet computer in the u.s. a judge has lifted a ban on sales of the product after a jury found that it did not illegally use technology developed by apple for its iphones and ipads. but the jury found that many of samsung's other products did fringe on apple patents and ordered the company it pay apple $1 billion. yeah, apple needs that money so bad. >> another billion. >> don't you feel sorry for them? this is kind of strange. i'm reading that there's now a bulletproof case for smartphone? why do we need this? >> reporter: yeah. exactly. i mean, i guess you know you're in a bad neighborhood if you need that. but a japanese company claims its 4.5 pound case can stand up to a gunshot. a .50-caliber bullet was fired at the case. the phone cracked after the gushed sent it tumbling into rocks but the case held unfortunately. but the bulletproof case sells for $665. i don't think it's a big hot seller for the holidays. but i could be wrong. >> you should make it toddler proof.
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
. pet owners, take note. >> large-screen tv. >> 55-inch samsung, a great picture and great high-end features like the ability to control it with hand movements and gestures. >> oh, really. >> super. >> 3-d glasses, too. >> and 3-d glasses. >> let's move over here, talking about e-readers here, so this is the ipad. >> this is the tablet. >> and some other ones. >> the ipad 3. got the best display we've seen on the tablet. really super great, surprisingly long battery life, but a little less expensive is the nexus, the nexus, the google nexus 7. also some great features, really durable screen, and surprisingly lightweight. >> and this from barnes & noble, right, the nook. >> only $100. >> and it's one of the best e-readers we've tested. really great display, really easy to use, fast page turners, if you've got a page turner. >> let's talk cameras here. advanced camera, advanced nikon. >> slr camera. >> popular with shutterbugs as well. >> a lot of great feefs, takes really great pictures and really good video, but it's surprisingly lightweight and could be great for travel. >> thi